ŠPÍNA (SLOVAKIA, CZECH REPUBLIC)
In love with a boy for the first time, 17-year-old Lena longs for freedom and adventure. Her world is shattered instantly when her teacher, whom all her classmates have a crush on, rapes her in her own home. Instead of sharing her trauma, Lena keeps it a secret, even from her best friend. Her pent up feelings drive her to attempt suicide. With her family in shock, Lena ends up in a psychiatric ward...
Festivals: Rotterdam 2017, Vilnius 2017
World Sales: Film Republic - Hackney Picturehouse, 270 Mare Street, London E8 1HE, UK
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